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$25,000 SLM All-Star Showdown Returning in 2020

Irwindale Speedway is pleased to announce that on February 1, 2020, the All-Star Showdown will return to Irwindale Speedway. With support from Bob Bruncati of Sunrise Ford, and Ken Clapp from The West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame, the “Sunrise Ford All-Star Showdown presented by West Coast Stock [...]

BULLETIN and REMINDERS: October 9th, 2019

  Kern County Raceway “October Classic” October 25th & 26th RACE FORMAT:  DASH: After single car qualifying, the top eight cars will redraw for starting positions for the 8 lap Trophy Dash (immediately after opening ceremonies).  The finishing order of the ‘Dash’ will determine the top eight starting positions of the [...]

OCTOBER CLASSIC SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – October 25th & 26th

  Friday – October 25, 2019   1:00pm                                  Track Credentials Open for K&N Series Teams 1:30pm                                  K&N Series Hauler Parking 1:30pm                                  Track Credentials Open for SPEARS Southwest Tour 2:00pm                                  SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Hauler Parking 2:00pm                                  Garage Opens 3:00pm                       [...]

JM ENVIRONMENTAL WILD WEST SHOOTOUT

    JM ENVIRONMENTAL WILD WEST SHOOTOUT OFFERS BIG BONUSES AS PART OF SPEARS SOUTHWEST TOUR SERIES 20TH SEASON   Bakersfield, CA – There are some big announcements regarding the “20th SEASON” celebration of the SPEARS (SRL) Southwest Tour Series in 2020.  The first of those announcements came this past weekend at Madera [...]

THORN SCORES 40th CAREER SRL VICTORY

Four-time SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series Champion, Derek Thorn, pulled off a clean sweep Saturday night in the “SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY LTM.” at Madera Speedway. Thorn led all four weekend practice sessions, won the Performance Friction BrakesZero Drag Fast Time Award and claimed the [...]

NUMBER ‘1’ AGAIN

Linny White qualified 8th, but his string of pole position starts continued after he was left with the number "1" card, once all other drivers had drawn. White's prowess in the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series redraw is becoming legendary, as he has not drawn a position outside the [...]

MADERA HARD CHARGER

Congratulations to Colorado's Jace Hansen for scoring the Coleman Powersports "Hard Charger Award" as well as the Rookie of the Race. Hansen drove from 19th in the field, up into the top-10, eventually finishing 7th while improving 12 positions. In the rookie battle, Hansen beat out Jesse Love(9th), Rookie Championship [...]

HOTELS FOR KERN

Kern County Raceway   Courtyard by Marriott 3601 Marriott Drive Bakersfield, CA  93308 (661) 324-6660 Group Code:  SPEARS Southwest Tour Series  Group Rate:    $99   Cutoff Date:    October 15, 2019     Springhill Suites by Marriott 3801 Marriott Drive Bakersfield, CA  93308 (661) 377-4000 Group Code:  SPEARS Southwest Tour Series  Group Rate:    $99 Cutoff Date:    October 15, 2019